Alex Smallman


  • Bachelor Applied Science (Occupational Therapy), 2009 – University South Australia


Alex completed her Bachelor of Applied Science (Occupational Therapy) in 2009 and this year became an Accredited Hand Therapist as awarded by the Australian Hand Therapy Association.

Alex is passionate about evidence based approaches to hand therapy intervention, particularly when it comes to complex wrist injuries. She enjoys working alongside her patients to problem solve, establish goals and develop appropriate treatment plans.

Alex is also enthusiastic when it comes to educating her patients and ensure they are well informed when it comes to their condition and how best to manage it. Working with numerous hand surgeons, Alex enjoys orthosis fabrication, working diligently to protect the necessary structure(s) whilst allowing as much function as possible.

Alex works at our Wakefield street and Daw Park locations.

"One size does not fit all — we provide a tailor-made treatment program specially designed for you and your specific injury."